Thomas Neil Gladwin
Max McGraw Professor of Sustainable Enterprise;
Professor of Strategy; Professor of Natural Resources and Environment; Erb Institute Director
PHD, University Of Michigan
MBA, University Of Michigan
B.A., University Of Delaware
Thomas Gladwin’s current and future research centers on establishing and promulgating a science of sustainable enterprise, a new transdisciplinary field addressing relationships among ecosystems, social systems, economic systems and organizational systems. Ongoing research topics include transformational leadership for sustainable development, standards and metrics of sustainable business, biomimetic design of industrial organizations, sustainable cognition and ecological design intelligence, socially and environmentally sustainable economic globalization, business impact on biodiversity, sustainable mobility, corporate responses to global climate change, and understanding human organizations as living systems.